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Jonathan Martin, MD, FAANS

Division Head, Neurosurgery
The Paul M. Kanev, MD, Chair in Pediatric Neurosurgery

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Practice Name Connecticut Children's Specialty Group


BA, Bowdoin College, 1992
MD, University of Vermont College of Medicine, 1997
General Surgery, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, 1997-1998
Neurosurgery, Oregon Health & Science University, 1998-1999
Neurosurgery, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, 2000-2003
Neurosurgery, National Capital Consortium, 2003
Pediatric Neurosurgery, Children’s National Medical Center, 2003-2004

Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
  • Pediatric Neurosurgery
  • Faculty Appointment

    Professor, University of Connecticut School of Medicine

    Clinical Expertise

    • Complex spinal reconstruction
    • Chiari malformation
    • Craniofacial surgery
    • Neuro-oncology

    Selected Publications

    • Martin JE*, Manning T, Bookland M, Castiglione C. Performance of minimally invasive sagittal synostectomy with supine patient positioning: technical note. J Neurosurg Pediatr. 2018; July 20: 1-4. PMID 30028273

    • Goldstein HE, Neira JA, Banu M, Aladana PR, Braga B, Brockmeyer D, DiLuna ML, Fulkerson DH, Hankinson TC, Jea AH, Lew SM, Limbrick DD, Martin, J, Pahys JM, Rodriguez LF, Rozzelle CJ, Tuite GF, Wetjen NM, Anderson RCE. Growth and alignment of the pediatric subaxial cervical spine following rigid instrumentation and fusion: a multicenter study of the Pediatric Craniocervical Society. J Neurosurg Pediatr. 2018; 22(1): 81-88. PMID 29676682

    • Martin JE*, Tessema B, Beshai B, Balarezo F. Congenital Salivary Gland Anlage Tumor: An Unusual Anterior Skull Base Mass in the Neonatal Period. Pediatr Neurosurg. 2017;52(3):185-188. PMID 28494465

    • Martin JE*, Teff RJ, Spinella PC. Care of pediatric neurosurgical patients in Iraq, 2007: clinical and ethical experience of a field hospital. J Neurosurg Pediatr. 2010;6(3):250-56. PMID 20809709

    • Ragel BT, Klimo P Jr, Martin JE, Teff RJ, Bakken H. Armonda RA, Wartime decompressive craniectomy: technique and lessons learned. Neurosurg Focus. 2010;28(5):E2. PMID 20568936

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